JUMP CUT
A REVIEW OF CONTEMPORARY MEDIA

Hidden, or fear of a black planet

 

Nicholas Sammond

Nicholas Sammond is an Associate Professor of English and Cinema Studies at the University of Toronto. He is currently at work on a study of blackface minstrelsy and early U.S. animation, Biting the Invisible Hand: Blackface Minstrelsy and the Industrialization of American Animation (Duke University Press, forthcoming).